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- PSR Tutorial Lessons Home Page
- Start Here Introduction
- Demo Videos
- Playing Introduction
- Yamaha Files
- Yamaha File System
- File Operations
- Naming Files
- Viewing Files
- Creating Folders
- Copying Files
- Changing OTS
- Copying Multipads
- Download Files
- File Compression
- Music Finder
- Understanding Registrations (Joe Waters)
- Creating Registrations (Gary Diamond)
- Pedal and Mic Registrations (Gary Diamond)
- Saving Registrations (David Lindsay)
- Richard's Registrations (Joe Waters)
- Song Titles in Registrations (Leo Dunne)
- Building Registrations on the 3K, Part I (Frank Blecha)
- Building Registrations on the 3K, Part II (Frank Blecha)
- One Song Per Registration (Eddie Shoemaker)
- Style Category Registrations (Joe Waters)
- Favorite Voice Registrations (Joe Waters)
- Recording Songs
- Tuning Your Songs and Styles (Joe Waters)
- Adjusting Yamaha Styles (Joe Waters)
- Adjusting Your EQ (Gary Diamond)
- Balancing the Major Sound Components (Joe Waters)
- Changing Accompainment Voices As You Play (Dick Roberts)
- Mastering the Mixing Console (Joe Waters)
- Saving "Tuned" Styles (Joe Waters)
- Fine Tuning Volume Adjustments (Joe Waters)
- Creating One Touch Settings (Joe Waters)
- Using OTS Preset Voices (Joe Waters)
- Adjusting Voices with DSP (Phil Hall)
- Creating New Styles (Joe Waters)
- Adjusting Songs (Joe Waters)
- Vocal Harmony (Joe Waters)
- Adjusting Yamaha Styles (Joe Waters)
- Michael Bedesem's Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
- Songs Home Page
- Yamaha XG Midi Library (437 midi files)
- MP3 Files - Alphabetical Index
PSR Performer Pages
Midi Files - Alphabetical Index
- Gig Disks for PSR & Tyros
- Gary Diamond
- Warren Peters
- Scott Langholff
- Bogdan Hocevar
- Dennis Hooker
- Steve Molnar
- Larry Warner
- Hammer (Karle Peters)
- Tom's Gig Disk Library
- Manse Stringer
- Freddie Maynell
- Chuck Hunt
- Style Collections Introduction
- Bart Kuijer's Rhythm Styles
- Brian Miles' Conversions
- Charley's Style Gems
- Chris Easdown's Collection
- Eileen Lowry's Conversions
- Harry's Style Collection
- Henni's Style Collection
- Jeff's Style Collection
- John Vernon's Collection
- Onacimus Sayaham's Style Conversions
- Patrick Hannequin's Styles
- Christmas Styles
- Other Collections
- Styles from Other Keyboards - Introduction
- Technics Style Conversions
- Roland Style Conversions
- Ketron Style Conversions
- Korg Style Conversions
- Mixed Style Conversions
- Other Files for PSR & Tyros - Introduction
- Music Finder Databases
- Multipad Files - Introduction
- Registration Files - Introduction
- Voice Files - Introduction
- Books by Name - Alphabetical Listing
- Easy Fake Books - by Type
- Easy Fake Books - by Decade
- Musical "Standards"
- Jazz Fake Books
- Broadway, Movies, TV
- Rock & Roll Fake Books
- Pop/Rock / R&B Fake Books
- Country Fake Books
- International Favorites
- Christmas Fake Books
- Christian & Jewish Fake Books
- Chord Changes
- Fake Book How To ...
- Fake Book Song Index
- Book List
- Individual Pages:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J-K | L |
M | N | O | P-Q | R | S | T | U-V | W | XYZ
- Top 40 Songs
- Top Singles (1955-59, 1960-69, 1970-79, 1980-89, 1990-95)
- Songs Of The Century (1890-1920, 1920's, 1930's, 1940's, 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, 1980's, 1990's)
- Top Country (1-99)
- Top Waltzes
- Top Christmas
- Advise for Aspiring Performers
- What To Do About Early Arrivers?
- Right Hand Play
- What Is Jazz?
- Drinking on the Job ... OK or Not?
- Anyone Bring their Wife / Girlfriend to Gigs?
- What About Those People Who Want to Talk While You're Playing?
- What Are Your Top 10 Waltzes?
- Music Light, Has Anyone Tried One of These?
- How Do You Manage the Split Point?
- How Do You Memorize Songs and/or Play by Ear (on the Fly)?
- What Is the Preferred Playing Style: Lead Sheets with Chords, Sheet Music, or Strictly By Ear?
- "Open Mic"??? - Not If I Can Help It!
- Footswitch Pedal: Unlatched vs Latched
- Do You Use Your Transpose Button?
- When Performing, How Many Styles Are Really Needed?
- Are There Any Jobs That Are Money Makers?
- What's a "Gig"?
- If Musicians Use Modern Technology, Are They Faking the Performance?
- Utilizing Drum Fills and Variation Changes in Live Performance
- Take the Time to Analyze Your Audience!
- How Much to Charge for Gigs, Prospecting, Negotiating?
- How Long to Play and How Long to Rest?
- How Do You Stand and Handle Multiple Foot Pedals?
- Music Tips and Other Articles
- Deane's Visit to the YPKO 2011 Event.
- Yamaha CP33 Stage Piano, review by Mike Feechan
- Hammer's Visit to the YPKO 2009 Blackpool Event, by Deane Peters
- Ideas for Marketing Yourself, by Gary Diamond
- NAMM 2009, by Scott Yee
- How to Use NRPN in Your Sequencer, by William Grosse
- Batch Conversions with MidiPlayer, by Dennis Hooker
- The Engine Room, by Dave Edwards
- How to Add Lyrics with PSRUTIs, by Larry hawk
- Creating Large Arrangements without Using Styles, by Chris Bell
- Organizing Your Styles, by Scott Langholff
- Keeping Accurate Time, by Richard Peck
- Counting Out Loud, by Joe Waters
- Combining Voices on the PSR, by Richard Peck
- Projects for Keyboard Owners
- PSR-3k Contact Strip Replacement, by Alan Davis Jr.
- POZ P II Logitech Conversion, by H. Posey
- POZ P1 Speaker System, by H. Posey
- Installing the Z-5500 on My PSR-3000, by Warren Peters
- Installing Optional Memory in Your Tyros2, by Bill Grosse
- Installing a Hard Drive in Your Tyros2, by Bill Grosse
- Inexpensive Laptop Platform, by Gary Diamond
- Easy to Construct Mixer Rack, by Gary Diamond
- Travlin' Easy with the Z-5500, by Gary Diamond
- Build an $8.99 Speaker Stand, by Gary Diamond
- PSR Keyboard Stand, by Bob Durham
- Replacing Your Floppy Drive, by William Grosse
- Industrial Strength Music Rack, by Phil Hall
- Table of Contents
- Introduction to "The Secrets of Exciting Chords and Chord Progressions"
- Week 1 - Chords I Need to Know
- Week 2 - Flying Over Chordland
- Week 3 - All the Major Chords
- Week 4 - All the Minor Chords
- Week 5 - Chord Inversions
- Week 6 - Diminished Triads
- Week 7 - Augmented Triads
- Week 8 - All the Major 6th Chords
- Week 9 - All the Minor 6th Chords
- Week 10 - All the 7th Chords
- Week 11 - All the Minor 7th Chords
- Week 12 - All the Major 7th Chords
- Week 13 - The 3 Diminished 7th Chords
- Week 14 - All the 9th Chords
- Week 15 - All the 11th Chords
- Week 16 - All the 13th Chords
- Week 17 - Suspended Chords
- Week 18 - Altered Chords
- Week 19 - Slash Chords
- Week 20 - The Circle of Keys
- Week 21 - The Circle of Minor Keys
- Week 22 - Finding the Key with Flats in Key Signature
- Week 23 - Finding the Key with Sharps in Key Signature
- Week 24 - The "Oh, Duh!" Chord Progression
- Week 25 - Musical Form
- Week 26 - The "Creep" Chord Progression
- Week 27 - The II - V7 - I Chord Progression
- Week 28 - The VI - II - V7 - I Chord Progression
- Week 29 - The Blue Moon Chord Progression
- Week 30 - Embedded CHord Subs in Blue Moon
- Week 31 - The 12-Bar Blues Chord Progression
- Week 32 - Embedded Chord Subs in 12-Bar Blues
- Week 33 - Alternating 7th & m7th Chord Progressions
- Week 34 - Unlimited Original Chord Progression - Part 1
- Week 35 - Part 2: The "m7 Down a 4th for 7th" Chord Substitution
- Week 36 - Part 3: "Hallf-Step Slide" Chord Substitution
- Week 37 - The "Get On That Church!" Gospel Progression
- Week 38 - The "Walk On Up" Gospel Progression
- Week 39 - Graduation Day!
- Style Manager Series
PSR Tutorial Lessons Plus
- PSR and Tyros Styles - Introduction
- Styles #11 -Tyros5/4
- Styles #10 - PSR-S970/950
- Styles #9
- Styles #8 - Yamaha Styles
- Styles #7 - Song Styles
- Styles Library #2
- Styles Library #1